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Admin Bar Button

Replace the default WordPress Admin Bar on the front end with a simple button.


  • Fix a z-index issue that was causing the Admin Bar Button to be hidden behind fixed headers


  • New option to choose the action upon which Admin Bar Button shows the WordPress Admin Bar; click and hover, click, or hover.
  • The Admin Bar Button can now be positioned bottom left and bottom right, as well as top left and top right; the WordPress Admin Bar will aslo be moved to the bottom if the Admin Bar Button is placed there.
  • The animation of the Admin Bar Button and the Admin Bar being shown/hidden is now optional.
  • Added a 'Restore Defaults' button.
  • Contextual help added to the settings page.

Please visit the FAQ tab if you have questions about the latest features.


  • Fix error where sometimes the space originally ocupied by the admin bar was still being added to the page.


  • Critical Fix - Fix a possible JS error when a visitor to the site is not logged in.
  • Creation a text domain for future foreign language support.
  • Updates to the FAQ's.


  • New admin menu available for setting Admin Bar Button options; now there is no need to edit any JS or PHP to get the button the way you want it.
  • Minor bug fix to the adminBar jQuery UI widget.


  • Minor changes to function names to avoid possible clashes.
  • Minor changes to the adminBar jQuery UI widget.
  • Addition of screen shots.
  • Updates to the FAQ's.
  • Important update to the installation instrustions.


  • First release on the WordPress repository.

Requires: 3.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-5-19
Downloads: 1,262


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